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Low Latency 132: Shady business

Who's shadier? Ashley Madison users or the people who crawl into the deepest darkest corners of the web to publish giant data dumps of private information?

By August 21, 2015


EA's Dungeon Keeper is mired in IAP and shady review manipulation

EA's remake of the Peter Molyneux classic for mobile represents some of the more unscrupulous tactics mobile gaming has to offer.

By February 9, 2014


Dash Radio: What happens when Apple swipes your mic? (Q&A)

When DJ Skee launched his startup, he didn't anticipate going head-to-head with Apple Music's most popular feature, but he isn't letting Beats 1 knock him down.

By September 28, 2015


Testing LuminAid, the lantern you blow up like a balloon

CNET's Michael Franco falls in love with an inflatable lantern.

By September 24, 2015


Data breach exposes 10M health records from New York insurer

Hack of Excellus is the latest in a string of attacks that, experts say, show records are more valuable than credit card numbers on the black market.

By September 10, 2015


Are your apps acting creepy? New approach to phone security could tip you off

Whether an app is malicious or simply using your data in a way you don't like, phones with a new Qualcomm chip will alert you.

By August 31, 2015


Get an intelligent USB car charger with Lightning cable for $16.99

From the Cheapskate: A must-have for every road warrior, this cigarette-lighter adapter also includes two 2.1-amp USB ports. But can you trust the user reviews?

By August 26, 2015


Amazon pilot episode 'Sneaky Pete' spins sneaky lies to win your vote

Produced by Bryan Cranston and starring Giovanni Ribisi, this pilot episode could lead to a full series. Here's our review.

By August 6, 2015


Disney to open Indiana Jones restaurant and bar (snake-free, we hope)

Luckily, insects and monkey brains won't be on the menu at Jock Lindsey's Hangar Bar, opening this fall at Walt Disney World. "Rolling Boulder Meatballs" will be, however.

By May 18, 2015


Get a Lewis N Clark Urban Gear backpack for $19.99

Perfect for toting your laptop and other mobile gear, this stylish canvas bag normally sells for nearly twice the price. Cheapskate exclusive!

By April 24, 2015